Jowan G Penn-Barwell
- Aggressive soft tissue infections and amputation in military trauma patientsJ G Penn-Barwell
J R Nav Med Serv 98:14-8. 2012..hydrophillia from wounds was significantly associated with a requirement for a more proximal amputation level (p=0.0038) and greater number of debridements (p=0.0474) when compared to residual limb wounds withoutA. hydrophillia...
- Severe open tibial fractures in combat trauma: management and preliminary outcomesJ G Penn-Barwell
Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, National Institute of Health Research, Surgical Reconstruction and Microbiology Research Centre NIHR SRMRC, Queen Elizabeth Medical Centre, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2TH, UK
Bone Joint J 95:101-5. 2013..008). This series characterises the complex orthopaedic-plastic surgical management of severe open tibial fractures sustained in combat and defines the importance of aggressive prevention of infection...
- Comparison of the antimicrobial effect of chlorhexidine and saline for irrigating a contaminated open fracture modelJowan G Penn-Barwell
Extremity Trauma Bone Group, US Army Institute of Surgical Research, Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX, USA
J Orthop Trauma 26:728-32. 2012..The objective of this study is to compare antimicrobial effect of irrigation with chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) to saline in an animal model...
- Outcomes in lower limb amputation following trauma: a systematic review and meta-analysisJowan G Penn-Barwell
Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, ICT Research Park, Vincent Drive, Edgbaston, Birmingham B15 2SQ, UK
Injury 42:1474-9. 2011..This analysis aims to resolve this question by systematically collecting and pooling published and unpublished data on this subject...
- Early antibiotics and debridement independently reduce infection in an open fracture modelJ G Penn-Barwell
Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Birmingham Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B15 2SQ, UK
J Bone Joint Surg Br 94:107-12. 2012..These findings are consistent with the concept that bacteria progress from a vulnerable planktonic form to a treatment-resistant biofilm...
- PVL Staphylococcus aureus osteomyelitis complicating septic arthritis in a UK soldier serving in IraqJ G Penn-Barwell
Selly Oak Hospital, Raddlebarn Road, Selly Oak, Birmingham B29 6JD
J R Army Med Corps 155:208-9. 2009..aureus infection. Military clinicians need to be aware of PVL secreting S. aureus and have a low threshold for requesting specific testing in aggressive musculoskeletal S. aureus infections...
- Isolated hand injuries on operational deployment: an examination of epidemiology and treatment strategyJowan G Penn-Barwell
Academic Department of Military Surgery and Trauma, Royal Centre for Defence Medicine, ICT Research Park, Vincent Drive, Birmingham B 15 2SQ, United Kingdom
Mil Med 176:1404-7. 2011..This study supports the current recommendation of delaying tendon and nerve repair until repatriation...